18N/19D BALI – IJEN – GILI TRAWANGAN

(Explore Bali’s unique culture and nature, Exotic nature of East Java and Lombok)

  • 18 nights / 19 days
Day 1 – Arrival Denpasar Airport, Transfer To Sanur


Upon arrival at Denpasar airport, meeting and greeting by our guide then transfer to Sanur Beach for overnight. The rest is free at own leisure.

Overnight at Puri Sading Hotel – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 2 – Free and Easy


Breakfast at hotel

Free and Easy

Overnight at Puri Sading Hotel – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 3 – Afternoon City Tour + Uluwatu (B) (14:00 – 20:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Afternoon City Tour + Uluwatu (B)
Visit the Garuda Wisnu monument then proceed to see the southern tip and enjoy the breathtaking view of the ancient temple a top of the cliff with the background of the mystical Indian Ocean. While enjoying the sunset see the famous Balinese monkey dance or famously called Kechak Dance.
Drive back to the hotel and can stop (as optional) at beautiful Jimbaran Bay for fresh seafood barbeque (on personal account).

Overnight at Puri Sading – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 4 – Sanur - Ketapang (B) (08:00 – 14:00)

Breakfast at hotel

Sanur - Ketapang
This morning we will drive to the western tip of the island. Over about three hours drive from Sanur (some stop will be made) we then arrive at Gilimanuk harbor which is located in the very western tip of Bali. We will cross the Bali straight by ferry to Ketapang in East Java.
Check in at the hotel for refreshing and rest before we continue the trip to Kawah Ijen or Ijen Crater. Make sure you have a good rest and be physically fit.

Overnight at Ketapang Indah Resort –Standard Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 5 - Kawah Ijen (Ijen Crater) Trekking (B) (04:00 – 09:00)


Early in the morning, our 4WD vehicle (jeep) will bring you to the village of Licin and then continue to the slope of Mount Ijen, passing through plantations and rainforest. This is one of the few remaining on the Island of Java with giant ferns, plants & big trees, this journey takes approximately 1 hour from the hotel. Arrive at the parking area of Mount Ijen, approximately 1 until 1.5 hours will be required to ascend slope of mount Ijen to reach peak of Ijen Crater and along the path, you will enjoy the stunning natural scenery with fresh air & shady. Resting on the edge of the crater at an altitude of 2883 meters and enjoy best panorama of the lake of sulphate where reflects spectacular view in the surrounding walls to give the impression like doom. The sulfur mining workers go down into the crater and climb back up by passing dangerous path on the edge of Ijen Crater with the load as much as 80 kilograms on their shoulders. This is really a dangerous & hard job. Here also, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery in the crater of Ijen as one of God's amazing creation. Do not forget to take pictures in this area as a proof that you have visited one of the most amazing places on earth. After enjoyed the natural scenery at Crater of Ijen and then descend the slope of Mount Ijen until vehicles parking area where our vehicle is waiting for escort you to back to the hotel.

NOTE:
If the weather is good enough, you will have a chance to see blue fire at Ijen Crater but you are required to leave from the hotel around at 12:00pm (midnight) and there will be extra cost for mining worker who will lead us to see blue fire at Ijen Crater (you can pay him on the site).

KETAPANG – PEMUTERAN (B)
(11:30 – 14:00)
We leave Ketapang and cross by ferry to Gilimanuk harbour and then for about 40 minutes drive to Pemuteran passing through West Bali National Conservation.
After check in – the day is free and easy, so you may relax and enjoy the beautiful beach of Pemuteran.

Overnight at Adi Assri Beach Resort – Standard Garden Room.

Day 6 – Free and Easy


Breakfast at hotel

Free and Easy

OR

SNORKELING AT MENJANGAN ISLAND – WEST BALI NATIONAL PARK
(08:00 – 14:00)

Leave directly by boat from the hotel’s beach.
Just off the northwest coast of Bali lies the tiny island Pulau Menjangan (Deer Island), an uninhabited island 8 km wide, surrounded by hectares of excellent coral reef. The island is situated in the protected marine reserve of the Bali Barat National Park and has very diverse eco biology. Most visitors rate this as the best snorkeling spot in Bali, and divers place it high on their list too. Menjangan National Park is famous destinations among snorkelers from all over the world. The beautiful corals of the island are not to be missed.

Overnight at Adi Assri Beach Resort – Standard Garden Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 7 – Pemuteran – Jatiluwih (B, D) (10:00 – 16:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Pemuteran – Jatiluwih (B, D)
We leave Pemuteran the northern coast of Bali and drive to the center of Bali on the rim of Mt Batukaru. On the way we will stop at Munduk village for a coffee break while enjoying the stunning view of the twin lakes; Tamblingan and Buyan. And then as we drive down to the southern plains we will also stop at Bedugul a beautiful mountain resort with its lake and the small beautiful temple built on the lake dedicated to the goddess of the Lake Beratan. We will also have a chance to stop at the local fresh flowers and vegetables market  before we proceed cruising the beautiful country side road along the rim of Mt. Batukuru to a village called Jatiluwih where the stunning view of terraced rice fields is a waiting with the back ground of lush and green hills and tropical rain forest.
From Jatiluwih we drive to the neighboring village for our overnight at a local Balinese house. Depending of the time we arrived in the house – if we arrive in the afternoon the owner of the house will provide you a short orientation about the house and their village.

Dinner at the house

Day 8 – Village Life Activities (B,L,D)


Breakfast at the house

Village Life Activities (B,L,D)
In the morning the local host will take you to a short drive to a local market to buy vegetables, meat and spices for the ingredient of cooking for your lunch. After a strolling in the local market and you will be back to the compound and the local host will introduce you about the art of local Balinese cooking in traditional kitchen. A fabulous lesson in cooking such delicious meals; grind, mix and prepare the abundance herbs and spices which add the unique texture and flavor to the Balinese dishes. Your delicious lunch is ready to enjoy.
After a copy or tea you will have a short break before you trek to back yard of the compound and the rice fields. Here your local host will introduce you about the rice cultivation from flowing the field and how to plant the rice. We will also see an old holy gigantic tree before we proceed to the house compound.

Evening – dinner at the house

Overnight at the house, inclusive breakfast

Day 9 – Jatiluwih – Ubud (B) (09:00 – 15:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Jatiluwih – Ubud (B)
After breakfast we check out and say good bye to our local host we will drive down to Tanah Lot – a small ancient temple built on a black lava rock about 200 meter off shore. Enjoy the picturesque view surrounding the temple with the back group of the Indian Ocean. We then drive to Ubud with a stop at another beautiful temple called Taman Ayun or the Royal Temple of Taman Ayun.

Overnight at Puri Dalem Cottage – Standard Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 10 – Mystical Ubud Evening Tour (B) (14:00 – 21:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Morning free and easy

Mystical Ubud Evening Tour (B)
(14:00 – 21:00)


Pick up from the lobby of the hotel for the tour to Ubud – the artistic heart of Bali. First we walk around in the rainforest beneath the lush and green towering trees to enjoy the nature and the monkeys inhabit the rainforest. We visit mysterious Goa Gajah “Elephant Cave” dating back to the 11th century. Then we drive to Tegalalang village to see beautiful view of terraced rice fields before proceed to see spectacular sight of hundreds white heron arriving homes in Petulu Village. They nest on the trees along the road through the village, and make a spectacular sight as they fly in and commence squabbling over the prime perching places. We drive en-route back to Ubud center for dinner (not included) and then to see the beautiful classical Balinese performance at the Ubud Palace.

Overnight at Puri Dalem Cottage – Standard Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 11 – Ubud – Elephant Safari – Sidemen (B)(08:30 – 17:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Ubud – Elephant Safari – Sidemen (B)
(08:30 – 17:00)
After breakfast we check out from the hotel and we drive to north of Ubud to Taro village to join the elephant safari tour and the attraction of talented elephant show.
After the elephant tour and the attraction we then drive to Kintamani to see the spectacular view of the huge ancient caldera of Mt. Batur with its lake shimmers like a blue sheet of a glass. We drive through beautiful countryside before we arrive at Sidemen Village for overnight.

Overnight at Villa Cepik – Superior Villa, inclusive breakfast

Day 12 – Sidemen – Candidasa (B) (08:00 – 15:00)


Breakfast at hotel

Sidemen – Candidasa (B) (08:00 – 15:00)
After breakfast – enjoy the short trekking around the village and see the daily life of the local people in the village; farming and the process of making traditional fabric called “endek”. We will also visit Kertagosa “the ancient court of justice”, bat cave temple before we proceed to Candidasa.

Overnight at D’Tunjung Resort– Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 13 – East Bali Contryside Tour (B)(08:30 – 17:00)


Breakfast at hotel

East Bali Contryside Tour (B)
(08:30 – 17:00)
This morning we will explore the eastern part of Bali; first stops we made at The Royal Palace of Karangasem and then we drive into the centre of the town- Amlapura to visit the colorful local market presenting the daily life of this old city – for a bit of fun, lose yourself in side of Pasar “market” Amlapura. As the mostly tradition in Bali the shopkeepers tightly packed home as rise above the narrow shops. The eastern mostly selling ready-made flower offerings, the northern section of the market display t-shirts and pants, arrangement of under wear, sewing kits and flip plops. After that we drive to the beach ward at Ujung village to stop at the remnant of the first water castle built by the last king of Karangasem. Then you will amaze in the scenic drive along the eastern coast line of the island of Bali as it circles around on the slope of Mt. Seraya –the left side of the road you will see villages and countryside where they expect waters only from the rain and palm wines or some time have to go down to the beach for bathing while along the right side of the road you will see the dramatic view of the cost below with the back ground of the Indian Ocean. Up to Amed the fishing village now there are many of small bungalows and restaurants along the coast and we will stop at the fisherman village to see the traditional salt panning. We continue to drive through panoramic landscape where the condition is very in contradiction with the previous. Lush fertilise hills, rice fields and countryside up to Tirta Gangga – the holy water garden. En-route back to the hotel we drive through Budakeling village, Bebandem and Bungaya – beautiful countryside a wait along the way back.
(This trip is a wonderful photographic opportunity – a stop for lunch can be done at a restaurant on the way)

Overnight at D’Tunjung Resort – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 14 – Candidasa – Gili Trawangan (B)


Breakfast at hotel

Departure transfer from hotel to Padang Bay harbour for speed boat transfer to Gili Trawagan.

Candidasa – Gili Trawangan (B)
Transfer to Padang Bai Harbor by GILI CAT – included in the rate
Pick up from the lobby for a transfer to Padang Bai Harbor (about 20 minutes drive) to embark THE GILI CAT fast boat for the transfer to the Gili Trawangan in Lombok.

Embarkation                      : 08.45
Departure                            : 09.15 from Padang Bai
Disembarkation                : 11.45 at Gili Trawangan

Note:
Schedules might be changed due to the weather conditions & sales charter.
Estimation time at sea is 80 minutes, contingent upon weather conditions.
Maximum baggage: 2 pieces FOC per person (please advise any specific baggage to be transferred 4 days before transfer.
Transfer from harbour at Gili Trawangan to the respected hotel in not included – suggested to rent a horse cart upon arrival at approximately IDR 50,000 / cart / transfer.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER – GILI CAT fast boat.

  • Personal travel insurance is advised for a traveller to Bali and Lombok
  • Our insurance scheme assume normal health status of passengers. Guests with health problem, disability and pregnant women should consult with Gili Cat during the booking confirmation process.
  • Please note our insurance while comprehensive is “claimed made” basis
  • Gili Cat will not responsible for any loss or damage of guest’s personal belongings while joining the trip. Gili Cat is point to point carrier and does not take any responsibility to any delays of connecting flights.
  • In the case of mechanical failure, Gili Cat reservation team will assist to get alternative mode of travel to get to your destination as efficiency as possible.
  • In the case of port closure due to weather, Gili Cat reserves the right to change the schedule. Should travel by sea be impossible Gili Cat reservation team will assist to arrange alternative mode of travel to get to your destination as efficiency as possible. A surcharge may be applicable in this instance.

Afternoon – free and easy

Overnight The Beach House Resort – Standard Bungalow, inclusive breakfast

Day 15 – Free and Easy


Breakfast at hotel

Free and Easy

Overnight The Beach House Resort – Standard Bungalow, inclusive breakfast

Day 16 – Free and Easy


Breakfast at hotel

Free and Easy

Overnight The Beach House Resort – Standard Bungalow, inclusive breakfast

Day 17 – Gili Trawangan – Padang Bay (B)


Breakfast at hotel

Gili Trawangan – Padang Bay (B)
You are suggested to be at the harbour at least 15 minutes before the embarkation time and you are suggested to get assistance from the hotel to hire a horse cart for your transfer from the hotel to the harbour.

Embarkation                      : 11.15
Departure                            : 11.50 from Gili Trawangan
Disembarkation                : 13.30 at Padang Bai

Note:
Schedules might be changed due to the weather conditions & sales charter.
Estimation time at sea is 80 minutes, contingent upon weather conditions.
Maximum baggage: 2 pieces FOC per person (please advise any specific baggage to be transferred 4 days before transfer.

Overnight at Puri Sading – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 18 – Free and easy


Breakfast at hotel

Free and easy

Overnight at Puri Sading – Superior Room, inclusive breakfast

Day 19 – Departur Transfer To The Airport


Breafast at hotel

Departur Transfer To The Airport

Meeting point    : Puri Sading Hotel
Departure            : TBA (You are suggested to be at the airport at least 2 hours before the flight)
Duration              : 30 minutes drive

End Of The Pacakge Trip

Inclusive :

BALI :

  • All accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary with breakfast
  • Tours and transfers as in the itinerary
  • Private AC coach with driver and English/Dutch speaking guide.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All entrance fees as in the program on the itinerary.

EAST JAVA :

  • Accommodation for 1 nights as per program base on standard room and breakfast
  • Tours and transfers as per program
  • A/C private coach
  • Entrance and parking fees as per program
  • 4 WD jeep
  • Return ferry tickets Gilimanuk – Ketapang - Gilimanuk

LOMBOK :

  • Three (3) night accommodation at The Beach House Resort – Gili Trawangan
  • Daily breakfast
  • Return fast boat tickets; Padang Bay – Gili Trawangan – Padang Bay

Exclude :

  • Air tickets and air port tax
  • Return transfers Gili Trawangan Harbor – Hotel – Harbor
  • Camera fees that may be applied in some tourist object
  • Donations
  • Any expenses and services which are not mentioned in the itinerary

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